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Demographics Analysis

The people of Black Rock City, Arkansas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2

5 to 9 years : 6

10 to 14 years : 11

15 to 17 years : 19

18 and 19 years : 2

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 15

25 to 29 years : 6

30 to 34 years : 9

35 to 39 years : 24

40 to 44 years : 33

45 to 49 years : 4

50 to 54 years : 6

55 to 59 years : 33

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 6

70 to 74 years : 7

75 to 79 years : 7

80 to 84 years : 5

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 9 years : 11

10 to 14 years : 11

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 1

20 years : 3

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 25

30 to 34 years : 13

35 to 39 years : 23

40 to 44 years : 12

45 to 49 years : 3

50 to 54 years : 32

55 to 59 years : 42

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 22

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 19

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 4

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 6


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 207

Multiple ancestry : 114

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 15

Ancestry not reported : 144


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 480

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 75

18 to 24 years : 21

25 to 34 years : 53

35 to 44 years : 92

45 to 54 years : 45

55 to 59 years : 75

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 32

65 to 74 years : 50

75 years and over : 28

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 64

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 46

35 to 44 years : 67

45 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 25

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 11

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 25

45 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 37

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 5

65 to 74 years : 19

75 years and over : 3

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 149

Female : 189

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 67

Female : 75

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 338

Born in other state in the United States : 142

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 67

Now married, except separated : 166

Divorced : 36

Separated : 6

Widowed : 15

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 31

Now married, except separated : 83

Divorced : 18

Separated : 0

Widowed : 10

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Speak only English : 471


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Black Rock City, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 142   (30.7%)
  • Other Groups: 84   (18.1%)
  • Irish: 78   (16.8%)
  • English: 65   (14.0%)
  • German: 30   (6.5%)
  • Dutch: 29   (6.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 21   (4.5%)
  • Scottish: 6   (1.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 2   (0.4%)
  • Italian: 2   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 1   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 1   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Black Rock City, Arkansas is 480



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Black Rock City, Arkansas: 216
Female Population in Black Rock City, Arkansas: 264


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Black Rock City, Arkansas: 42.5
Median Female Resident Age in Black Rock City, Arkansas: 51.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Black Rock City, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

40.8

Male

39.0

Female

41.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

34.5

Male

28.5

Female

44.5

Asian


Both sexes

21.5

Male

0.0

Female

21.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

59.5

Male

0.0

Female

59.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

59.5

Male

62.5

Female

56.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.0

Male

41.5

Female

46.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.8

Male

39.0

Female

41.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Black Rock City, Arkansas


  • White: 480
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Black Rock City, Arkansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Black Rock City, Arkansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (2.9%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (2.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (3.73%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 27   (11.2%)
  • 9th Grade: 15   (6.22%)
  • 10th Grade: 31   (12.86%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (2.9%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (6.64%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 81   (33.61%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 14   (5.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 16   (6.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (0.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2   (0.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (2.9%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.83%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.82%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (1.65%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 30   (12.35%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (3.29%)
  • 10th Grade: 24   (9.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (3.29%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (3.29%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 103   (42.39%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 19   (7.82%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 16   (6.58%)
  • Associate Degree: 11   (4.53%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8   (3.29%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (0.82%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Black Rock City, Arkansas

  • Black Rock School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 240, Black Rock, AR 72415, Phone: (870) 878-6273, Students: 363 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Black Rock City, Arkansas

  • Black Rock Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 240, Black Rock, AR 72415, Phone: (870) 878-6523, Students: 200 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Black Rock City, Arkansas

  • Black Rock High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 240, Black Rock, AR 72415, Phone: (870) 878-6461, Students: 163 )



Museums Near Black Rock City, Arkansas


  • Clover Bend Historical And Preservation District


    4679 Highway 63, Black Rock, AR 72415

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Black Rock City, Arkansas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Black Rock City, Arkansas.

Area Features of Black Rock City, Arkansas


Bend


(1) Box Factory Bend   (2) Deadman Bend   (3) Hole In The Wall Bend  

Building


(1) Black Rock Police Department   (2) Black Rock Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Fairview Cemetery   (2) Huffstedler Cemetery   (3) Kelley Cemetery   (4) Oak Forest Cemetery   (5) Powhatan Cemetery   (6) Reeves Cemetery   (7) Scott Cemetery   (8) Sharp Cemetery   (9) Throop Cemetery  

Church


(1) Clear Spring Church   (2) Mount Vernon Church   (3) New Bethel Freewill Baptist Church   (4) Noland Church Of Christ   (5) Pleasant Hill Church Historical  

Civil


(1) City Of Black Rock   (2) Township Of Black Rock   (3) Township Of Butler   (4) Township Of East Roanoke   (5) Township Of Roanoke Historical  

Crossing


(1) Cox Ferry Historical   (2) Scotts Ferry Historical  

Dam


(1) Allison Fish Lake Dam   (2) Bibb Fish Pond Dam   (3) Doctor Ralph Joseph Lake Dam   (4) Lemmons Lake Dam   (5) Ralph Mcdonald Lake Dam  

Lake


(1) Crooked Lake Historical   (2) Horseshoe Lake   (3) Round Lake   (4) Straight Lake  

Locale


(1) Bibb Farms   (2) Valley Stone  

Mine


(1) Black Rock Quarry  

Park


(1) Old Davidsonville State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Black Rock   (2) Davidsonville Historical   (3) Hogan   (4) Noland   (5) Sloan  

Reservoir


(1) Allison Lake   (2) Bibb Fish Pond   (3) Doctor Ralph Joseph Lake   (4) Lemmons Lake   (5) Ralph Mcdonald Lake  

School


(1) Black Rock Elementary School   (2) Black Rock High School   (3) Fairview School Historical   (4) Mount Vernon School Historical   (5) Noland School Historical   (6) Pleasant Hill School Historical  

Spring


(1) Clear Spring  

Stream


(1) Burshy Creek   (2) Cedar Creek   (3) Eleven Point River   (4) Fall Creek   (5) Hubble Creek   (6) Julia Dean Creek   (7) Stennitt Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Black Rock City, Arkansas

72415 (pop. 1,625)


Cities Nearby Black Rock City, Arkansas

Black Rock Township, AR  (pop. 1,035) 0.5 Miles
Powhatan Town, AR  (pop. 78) 2.1 Miles
Duty Township, AR  (pop. 443) 2.2 Miles
Portia Town, AR  (pop. 366) 2.3 Miles
Flat Creek Township, AR  (pop. 67) 6.6 Miles
East Roanoke Township, AR  (pop. 526) 7.5 Miles
Dent Township, AR  (pop. 700) 7.5 Miles
Imboden Town, AR  (pop. 501) 7.9 Miles
Hoxie City, AR  (pop. 2,651) 7.9 Miles
Eaton Township, AR  (pop. 262) 7.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Black Rock City, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Black Rock City, Arkansas is 331.0 ft. (101.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Black Rock City, Arkansas

Lat: 36.107794 N        Long: -91.098913 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Black Rock City, Arkansas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Arkansas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
  Total Electric Industry 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
  Total Electric Industry 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Black Rock City, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 7   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 15   (5.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 17   (6.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 56   (21.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 35   (13.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 33   (12.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 34   (13.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 4   (1.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 15   (5.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 11   (4.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 21   (8.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 126

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 43

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 5

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 2

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 10

5 to 9 minutes : 41

10 to 14 minutes : 4

15 to 19 minutes : 33

20 to 24 minutes : 16

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 0

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 37

45 to 59 minutes : 30

60 to 89 minutes : 6

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

With Social Security income : 93

No Social Security income : 134


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

With retirement income : 32

No retirement income : 195


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 31

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 18

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 19

$60,000 to $74,999 : 12

$75,000 to $99,999 : 13

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $29,643


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Black Rock City, Arkansas

  • KBTM (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; State University, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KRLW (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KPOC (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Pocahontas, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KNEA (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Black Rock City, Arkansas

  • KEGI (100.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KIYS (101.9 FM; Walcott, AR; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KPOC-FM (104.1 FM; Pocahontas, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KOOU (104.7 FM; Cherokee Village, AR; Owner: Koou, Incorporated)
  • KJLV (105.3 FM; Portia, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KRLW-FM (106.3 FM; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KFIN (107.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KJSB (88.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Solid Rock Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: American Heritage Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Calamine, AR; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: American Heritage Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: Jonesboro Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: Powerhouse Ministries)
  • KVMN (89.9 FM; Cave City, AR; Owner: Cave City Public Schools)
  • KAOG (90.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KASU (91.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Arkansas State University)
  • KSAR (92.3 FM; Hardy, AR; Owner: Bragg Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KBKG (93.5 FM; Reyno, AR; Owner: Shields-adkins Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KWHF (95.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KFCM (98.3 FM; Hardy, AR; Owner: Kfcm, Inc.)
  • NEW (99.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Flinn Jr, George S)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Black Rock City, Arkansas

  • KTEJ (Channel 19; Bono, AR; Owner: Arkansas Educational Television Commission)
  • KAIT (Channel 8; Egypt, AR; Owner: Kait License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Black Rock City, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 8  (5.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 21  (14.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 17  (11.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (3.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 31  (21.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 23  (18.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 21  (16.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 23  (18.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (4.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 66 Farms In Black Rock City, Arkansas


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Black Rock City, Arkansas

  • Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 9.7 miles in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: ARG)

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 31.7 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Kirk Field


    (about 33.1 miles in Paragould, Arkansas; Airport Code: PGR)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 40.5 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Kennett Memorial


    (about 59.8 miles in Kennett, Missouri; Airport Code: KNT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Black Rock City, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.27%

Carpooled

14.77%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

5.30%

Worked At Home

2.65%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Black Rock City, Arkansas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 122

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 4

Female householder, no husband present : 32

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 48

Householder not living alone : 21


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 17

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 7

All other households : 203


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 82

Renter-occupied housing units : 40

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 13

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 49

Renter-occupied housing units : 20


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 49

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 21

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 31

$60,000 to $74,999 : 32

$75,000 to $99,999 : 13

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Total : 292


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Occupied : 227

Vacant : 65


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 19

Built 1990 to 1999 : 28

Built 1980 to 1989 : 22

Built 1970 to 1979 : 93

Built 1960 to 1969 : 25

Built 1950 to 1959 : 28

Built 1940 to 1949 : 22

Built 1939 or earlier : 55


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 148

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 31

Electricity : 33

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 12

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 20

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 9

$60,000 to $69,999 : 34

$70,000 to $79,999 : 11

$80,000 to $89,999 : 13

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $174,999 : 2

$175,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 8

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 70

Housing units without a mortgage : 76


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Black Rock City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 : $67,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $65,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $56,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $73,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $43,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $33,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Black Rock City, Arkansas: 70.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Black Rock City, Arkansas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $109,006
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $109,006
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $160,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $160,000
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $262,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $262,000
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Black Rock City, AR): $22,407
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Black Rock City): $38,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Black Rock City): $323
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Black Rock City, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 65.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 15.3%
Electricity: 11.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 7.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Black Rock City, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Black Rock City, Arkansas

Lawrence County Health Unit


     Address: 1050 West Free Street, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Five Rivers Medical Center Home Health


     Address: 1505 North Marr, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/18/1993

Randolph County Health Unit


     Address: 1300 Pace Road, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Sharp County Health Unit


     Address: 714 Ash Flat Drive, Ash Flat, Arkansas 72513
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Community Home Health Care Of Ar, Inc


     Address: 2852c Highway 62-412, Highland, Arkansas 72542
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/17/2006

Hospitals Close To Black Rock City, Arkansas

Lawrence Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1309 West Main, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Randolph County Medical Center


     Address: 2801 Medical Center Drive, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

St Bernards Medical Ctr


     Address: 225 E Jackson, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nea Medical Center


     Address: 3024 Stadium Boulevard, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"surgical Hospital Of Jonesboro, Llc,the"


     Address: 909 Enterprise Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Black Rock City, Arkansas

Walnut Ridge Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1500 West Main, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Pocahontas Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 105 Country Club Road, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Ash Flat Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 66 Osbirn Lane, Ash Flat, Arkansas 72513
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Eaglecrest Nursing And Rehab Center


     Address: 916 Highway 62/412, Ash Flat, Arkansas 72513
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Cave City Nursing Home


     Address: 442 Taylor Circle, Cave City, Arkansas 72521
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 77%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Black Rock City, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 128 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Black Rock City, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 200
    Disabled Workers: 80
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Lawrence County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 53.58%
  • Bush & Cheney 44.61%
  • Other 1.81%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Black Rock City, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Lawrence County, AR

6.23 % of Lawrence County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $22,396

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Lawrence County, AR (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Randolph County , AR 1.10 % ($20,310 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 1.06 % ($28,268 AGI )
  • Greene County , AR 0.34 % ($27,722 AGI )

Relocation away from Lawrence County, AR

7.45 % of Lawrence County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,548

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Lawrence County, AR (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Craighead County , AR 1.72 % ($27,185 AGI )
  • Randolph County , AR 1.22 % ($24,338 AGI )
  • Greene County , AR 0.62 % ($36,515 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Arkansas

Low Bracket: $3,699 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $31,000 (7.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Arkansas

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Black Rock City, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Black Rock City, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
09/22/2006, 03:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/02/2006, 04:25 pm 0 0 $25K --
07/13/2003, 02:05 pm 0 0 $50K --
10/24/2001, 02:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/30/2001, 10:10 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/18/2000, 03:21 pm 0 0 $1K --
01/17/1999, 03:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/05/1996, 10:47 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/29/2007, 11:40 am 0 0 $2K --
09/22/2006, 06:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/22/2006, 03:10 pm 0 0 $4K --
11/05/2005, 11:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
10/18/2004, 07:30 pm 0 0 $20K --
10/18/2004, 06:30 am 0 0 $5K --
07/04/2004, 10:00 am 0 0 $5K --
05/09/2002, 02:00 am 0 0 $25K --
10/24/2001, 02:20 pm 0 0 $15K --
07/20/2000, 10:50 am 0 0 $10K --
05/24/2000, 10:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/27/1999, 02:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/17/1999, 01:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
12/23/1996, 03:04 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/22/1996, 04:57 pm 0 0 $30K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Black Rock City, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Arkansas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,864 6,426 7,612 8,099 9,219 10,151 8,996 11,474 12,919 13,813


(updated 2014)



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